Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 2 August 2014

Emily Blunt: Siblings are so different

Emily Blunt

Emily Blunt isn't "the overachiever" in her family.

The British actress has seen her Hollywood profile rise thanks to her roles in The Devil Wears Prada and The Young Victoria.

Emily - who is currently promoting The Five-Year Engagement alongside Jason Segel - has siblings Felicity, Sebastian and Susannah and marvels at how different their lives are.

"I always find it interesting how different siblings can be. I am not the overachiever in my family. My oldest sister is a literary agent - she's crazy smart and really cool," she told the British edition of OK! magazine.

"My brother is eccentric and funny. My little sister couldn't care less about this industry. She wants to be a vet."

Emily loves her career. The 29-year-old star admits it does have its downsides though.

"You have to love this job. It does knock you around at times. It's rewarding when you achieve something; when you get rejected, it does hurt," she said.

"I've been really lucky."

© Cover Media

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Leo:

Gaining admission to a society or club may not be possible. Try to stay philosophical. You'll receive a great deal of emotional and financial support from family. Lean on relatives for help when your self esteem plunges. In time, you'll be ready to pick yourself up and try again. Don't set your heart on a particular institution. The Universe may be steering you to a more suitable place. Widen your search and keep an open mind. Be honest about your background and experience.More